Eli Plaskett

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J.W. Winco Celebrates 40 Years in Manufacturing

By: Eli Plaskett

J.W. Winco, a supplier of machine tool components based in New Berlin, Wisconsin, has updated its image for its 40th anniversary.

Big Kaiser Promotes New Website

By: Eli Plaskett

Big Kaiser has launched an updated website ahead of IMTS 2018.

Siemens Embraces Digitalization at IMTS

By: Eli Plaskett

Siemens Industry is showcasing its commitment to the world of digitalized manufacturing at its booth this year.

Bimba Booth Displays Cobot Technology

By: Eli Plaskett

Bimba is demonstrating a cobot equipped with a vacuum-gripping solution at its booth this year.

Win a Yeti Tumbler at Arch Global Precision's Booth

By: Eli Plaskett

Rounding out the cutting tools and machine components it has on display, Arch Global Precision will be holding giveaways to bring a little fun to IMTS.

Where Am I? Understanding the New Booth-Numbering System at IMTS 2018

By: Eli Plaskett

At this year’s IMTS, the show is updating its booth number system.

Royal Products Dedicates Space to School of Design Engineering

By: Eli Plaskett

Royal Products has given some of its exhibition space to the University of Prince Edward Island's school of Sustainable Design Engineering.

NEWS

Kern Precision Partners with Innolite in North America

By: Eli Plaskett

Kern will now be able to distribute Innolite’s machines, benefiting ultra-precision machine shops with more effective processing. 

CAD/CAM

CAD/CAM Software Brings Process Automation for Mold Design, Machining

By: Eli Plaskett

The NX software suite from Siemens provided this moldmaker with tools that simplified and automated steps in the mold design process.
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Data-Driven Manufacturing

Managing Cutting Tool Resources Through Shopfloor Connectivity

By: Eli Plaskett

A manufacturer of cutting tool measuring equipment says that by using the data already available from devices such as tool presetters and vending systems, shops can easily establish an effective “smart” tool management system.

CAD/CAM

CNC Simulation Software Adds Convenience, AM Features

By: Eli Plaskett

CGTech has released the Vericut Versions 8.2 CNC Simulation Software.

NEWS

Marposs Acquires High-Accuracy Laser Micrometer Manufacturer

By: Eli Plaskett

Marposs has announced the acquisition of Aeroel, a manufacturer of high-accuracy laser micrometers and laser gauges for non-contact diameter measurement.